On the Misuse of Archaeology

Bob Cargill has a marvelous essay in Bible and Interpretation on the misuse of archaeology for evangelistic purposes. It’s excellent and he makes some very, very salient points. Do read it.

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  1. […] Bob Cargill has an article on “The Misuse of Archeology for Evangelistic Purposes,” arguing that biblical scholars have a responsibility to refute quickly the pseudo-scientific claims that people make for ideological or moneymaking purposes. (HT Jim West) […]

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  2. […] Jim West alerts us to an article in this manner: Bob Cargill has a marvelous essay in Bible and Interpretation on the misuse of archaeology for evangelistic purposes. It’s excellent and he makes some very, very salient points. Do read it. […]

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